Gene Detail

Gene Symbol CYP19A1
Synonyms ARO | ARO1 | CPV1 | CYAR | CYP19 | CYPXIX | P-450AROM
Gene Description CYP19A1, aromatase, is a member of the cytochrome P450 gene superfamily, which catalyzes the rate-limiting step in the conversion of androgens to estrogens (PMID: 29363090). CYP19A1 amplification and overexpression has been observed in estrogen receptor positive breast cancer (PMID: 29363090, PMID: 28112739).
Entrez Id 1588
Chromosome 15
Map Location 15q21.2
Canonical Transcript NM_000103

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